Tag: BIAB

Bugger Hatches, Dank IPA’s, and Leviathan

Bugger Hatch 2013 Probably the best day I’ve had on the river in a long, long time.  I couldn’t believe how reckless and aggressive the trout were.  It was the last good day before a serious snow-melt/run off.  The temps climbed to almost 50 F, and next day the region got slammed pretty good with a cold rain.  Warm enough…

Winter Work

It’s the dead of Winter here in MN.  Like all resourceful north-folk I’ve got my trusty hobbies to prevent me from succumbing to cabin fever.  If life gives you freezing temps, make beer (and drink it), do a shitload of drawing, and strip streamers for pike if the temps get above 30. Brewing: Snowblower Beers I just tapped my Xmas…